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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (4): 707–709.
Published: 01 November 2014
...Stephen Bell Terra de vaqueiros: Relações de trabalho e cultura política no sertão da Bahia, 1880–1900 . By Medrado Joana . Preface by Filho Walter Fraga . Coleção Várias Histórias . Campinas, Brazil : Editora da Unicamp , 2012 . Photographs. Map. Figures. Tables. Appendixes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (2): 309–342.
Published: 01 May 2001
... at election time by doing whatever was necessary in order to secure victory for the party that empowered them. It has been assumed that rural citizens entered into patronage politics willingly due to stereotypes that held that inhabitants of the interior or sertão were incapable of change, embraced...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1958) 38 (4): 555–556.
Published: 01 November 1958
...T. Lynn Smith Uma comunidade rural do Brasil antigo. (Aspectos da vida patriarcal no sertão da Bahía nos séculos XVIII e XIX.) By Filho Lycurgo Santos . São Paulo , 1956 . Companhia Editôra Nacional . Illustrations . Pp. xxiii , 447 . Copyright 1958 by Duke University Press...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1959) 39 (2): 344.
Published: 01 May 1959
...John W. Culver Um sertanejo e o sertão. (Memórias) . By Lins de Albuquerque Ulysses . Introductions by Barreto Carlos Xavier Pais , Leão Múcio , and Cavalcanti Araújo . Rio de Janeiro , 1957 . Livraria José Olympio Editôra . Illustrations. Appendix . Pp. 387 . Paper...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1958) 38 (3): 399–400.
Published: 01 August 1958
...Marvin Harris Urna comunidade rural de Brasil antigo. (Aspectos da vida patriarcal no sertão da Bahia nos sécalos XVIII e XIX) . By Filho Lycuego Santos . São Paulo , 1956 . Companhia Editora Nacional . Biblioteca Pedagógica Brasileira, “Brasiliana,” Série 5, Grande Formato, Vol. 9...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1973) 53 (3): 526–527.
Published: 01 August 1973
...Sue Gross The Feitosas and the Sertão dos Inhamuns: The History of a Family and a Community in Northeast Brazil, 1700-1930 . By Chandler Billy Jaynes . Gainesville, Florida , 1972 . University of Florida Press . Latin American Monographs, Second Series, 10 . Maps. Tables. Glossary...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1971) 51 (4): 708.
Published: 01 November 1971
...Kempton Webb Sharecroppers of the Sertão: Economics and Dependence on a Brazilian Plantation . By Johnson Allen W. . Stanford, California , 1971 . Stanford University Press . Tables. Illustrations. Figures. Glossary. Bibliography. Index. Pp. 153. Cloth . $6.95 . Copyright 1971...
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Published: 01 May 2002
Figure 1 The Eastern Sertão, Minas Gerais, ca. 1800. (Captaincy boundaries are approximations and were disputed.) More
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Published: 01 May 2002
Figure 2 Indians of the Eastern Sertão portrayed as savages in the early nineteenth century. Source: Jean Baptiste Debret, Voyage pittoresque et historique au Brésil (Paris: Didot Frères, 1834–39). Courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University. More
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 215–256.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Figure 1 The Eastern Sertão, Minas Gerais, ca. 1800. (Captaincy boundaries are approximations and were disputed.) ...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2006) 86 (2): 406–407.
Published: 01 May 2006
..., to revise the familiar narrative of the embarrassing defeats for the troops and the ultimate destruction of Canudos. Instead, he analyzes the contemporary texts about the events as a discursive matrix about the sertão and explores whether, how, and when that discourse changed in response to news about...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (3): 541–542.
Published: 01 August 2010
... , 408 pp. Paper , $27.95 . Copyright 2010 by Duke University Press 2010 Hal Langfur has written a powerful, groundbreaking study (new in paperback in 2009) of a region, the Eastern Sertão of Minas Gerais, and a process of violent and incomplete conquest that will transform our understanding...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1988) 68 (3): 525–572.
Published: 01 August 1988
... 1988 T he rise and fall of the holy city of Belo Monte, at Canudos in the northeastern Brazilian backlands (1893-97), traumatized the new republic and shattered its facade of harmonious national progress. The settlement was founded on the site of an abandoned ranch in the remote Bahian sertão...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1965) 45 (3): 384–392.
Published: 01 August 1965
... and members of the Aliança Liberal throughout the country blamed the Washington Luis government. João Pessoa succeeded João Suassuna as governor of Paraíba in 1928. Suassuna, a member of a prominent family in the interior of the state, had been primarily interested in the prosperity of the sertão . His...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (2): 420–421.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., it effectively engages current theoretical concerns in reconstructing political life in nineteenth-century Brazil. Focused on the geographically isolated sertão mineiro , the work explores the region’s integration in the national political system and offers insight into the working of the imperial system...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2005) 85 (1): 168–169.
Published: 01 February 2005
...Martha S. Santos Greenfield’s examination of the images and realities of the sertao at large would have benefited by combining analysis of elite discourse with the methodologies and documental sources used by other researchers to uncover the lives of the free poor elsewhere in Brazil. This would...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (3): 513.
Published: 01 August 1976
...; the Sertão , the dry caatinga of the interior, largely and inefficiently used for pasture; the Agreste , a zone in between the Mata and the Sertão , which has been created in the process of settlement, now the last zone of pioneer small-farmer settlement; and in scattered small areas the Brejos , or wet...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (3): 524–525.
Published: 01 August 1981
... by Duke University Press 1981 It comes as a surprise to learn that colonial Brazil had its share of planned towns and cities. In this study, Roberta Delson argues that during the eighteenth century the Portuguese crown extended royal authority through the Brazilian sertão by an ambitious program...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1967) 47 (2): 314–319.
Published: 01 May 1967
...: “A bullfight is stimulating, especially to the bull.” The subject of the session on the afternoon of Thursday, December 29, was “Politics in Republican Brazil,” chaired by Bailey W. Diffie, the City College of New York. In the first paper, “Feudalism and Federalism: the Politics of the Northeastern Sertão...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (4): 730–731.
Published: 01 November 2020
... rule. Miki deploys the concept of frontier in lieu of sertão in an effort to critique the trope, common among Brazilian historians and the general public, of the hinterlands as backward, uncivilized, and wild and therefore marginal to nation and modernity. I find this discursive move...